All posts tagged "featured"

  • Though the tree is in the same location, the holiday celebration on East Main Street looks much different 92 years later
    Santa, Yule love this…Merchants plan big night here Friday

    On Friday, Nov. 27, the Jolly Old Elf will arrive in Ephrata, lifted off the roof of the Ephrata National Bank by the Pioneer Fire Department’s ladder truck. He will then cross Main Street to Whistle Stop...

    • Posted November 25, 2015
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    Mr. and Mrs. Claus on the way

    Claus, Claus, Claus! The 2015 Christmas tree lighting Friday is sponsored once again by the Ephrata Merchants Association. ‪#‎EphReview‬ The Ephrata Merchants Association will help Santa Claus arrive in Ephrata and safely reach the Ephrata National Bank...

    • Posted November 25, 2015
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    They’ve earned their stripes

    Two long-time area officials paid a visit to The Ephrata Review recently to check out the large cardboard cutouts of EHS football players on display in the front windows of the building. Henner Weaver (left) and Ernie...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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    Cocalico Corner: Burying the lead

    In a business focused on the present and future — after all, it is called news — some of our time and a good amount of column inches deal with what’s past and with who’s passed. The latter, of...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • 511 PA Map
    “Historic” Traffic Tool

    PennDOT  has unveiled a “historic” traffic tool to help driver navigate just in time for the busiest travel time of the year. The “Historic Holiday Traffic” tool  on www.511PA.com allows users to see how traffic speeds on the...

    • Posted November 23, 2015
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  • A driver of a pickup truck failed to see a motorcycle stopped in the lane to turn and struck the motorcycle from behind.
    Pickup slams motorcycle

    Ephrata Police reported a crash involving that a pickup truck and a motorcycle in the 600 block of E. Main St. before 8 p.m. Saturday. Police responded to a reported that a motorcycle operated by Brett Stevenson,...

    • Posted November 23, 2015
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    Downtown readies for Santa in Ephrata

    Santa in Ephrata Schedule by PATRICK BURNS Santa will arrive in Downtown Ephrata in just one week. This year’s event on Nov. 27 will also feature “The Belsnickel,” sometimes referred to as  “Anti-Clause.” The event as has been the tradition,...

    • Posted November 19, 2015
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  • Ephrata Mayor Ralph Mowen
    Hostile ‘Happy Hour’

    Council  objects to wine fund-raiser  by  Patrick Burns & Gary Klinger Ephrata Library’s request to serve wine at an Extra Give ‘happy hour’ event didn’t sit well with some Ephrata Borough Council members. But, thanks to a tie-breaking...

    • Posted November 18, 2015
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  • Senior baseball player Nate Fassnacht signed to continue his career at George Washington University.
    Five Ephrata HS Athletes going D1

    Most high school seniors sign national letters of intent on Feb. 3. However, some take advantage of the early-signing period which takes place November 11. Five Ephrata High School seniors signed on the dotted line last Wednesday...

    • Posted November 18, 2015
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  • Sen. Ryan Aument speaks with Raymond C. Wallance Jr., a member
of the 82nd Airborne.
    Veterans Saluted at Dinner

    Horizons of Northern Lancaster County hosted its eighth annual salute to veterans Nov. 14 at the former Gerber-Moyer building in Ephrata, and with more than 300 people attending, the dinner was deemed a success. When speaking about...

    • Posted November 18, 2015
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